Erdogan announced beginning of production of Turkish unmanned fighter

The production of the Turkish unmanned fighter Bayraktar Kızılelma will be launched by the end of 2023, said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

“serial production of the domestic unmanned fighter Kızılelma will be launched closer to the end of 2023,” the Turkish leader quotes Anadolu.

Bayraktar Kızılelma unmanned aerial vehicle, equipped with a jet engine, was first represented in Turkey in August of this year in the city of Samsun as part of the Teknofest Karadeniz Aviation and Space Festival. Bayraktar Kızılelma will be able to take off from ships with a short runway, including the Flagship of the Turkish Navy – TCG Anadolu.